ACT Student Portal Page

The Student Portal Page is an active list of ACT Consult Australia member firms seeking placements from technical colleges and tertiary education providers. Students referred by institutions to this page can email using the contact details provided. 

If you have any questions about this page, or you are a member firm seeking to have a space on it, please email:

Opus International Consultants is a leading multi-disciplinary infrastructure consultancy with global reach and local connections.

It has a team of over 3,000 engineers, designers, planners, researchers and advisors working with more than 12,000 clients across Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the United States and the United Kingdom.

You can check out their website here.

If you are interested in a placement please contact: Michael Hill -

AECOM is a global network of experts working with clients, communities and colleagues to develop and implement innovative solutions to the world’s most complex challenges.

Delivering clean water and energy. Building iconic skyscrapers. Planning new cities. Restoring damaged environments. Connecting people and economies with roads, bridges, tunnels and transit systems. Designing parks where children play. Helping governments maintain stability and security.

You can visit their website here.

If you are interested in a placement, please contact:

SMEC is a professional services firm recognised around the world for providing high-quality consultancy services on major infrastructure projects.

It has over 5,400 employees and an established network of more than 75 offices throughout Australia, Asia, the Middle East, Africa and North and South America.

You can check out their website here.

If you are interested in a placement please contact: Maya Sisan -




Northrop have been bringing people, ideas and engineering together since 1976.

Today they provide a range of engineering consulting services with offices in Sydney, Canberra, Newcastle, Wollongong, Central Coast, Brisbane and Melbourne. Check out their website here.

If you are interested in a placement contact: Stephen Troilo -

Calibre Consulting is a dynamic firm focused on delivering infrastructure design solutions which meet client needs. 

With 600 staff in Australia, New Zealand and Singapore Calibre Consulting aims to be a ‘right size’ business – not too big, and not too small - so their business model suits clients and staff. 

You can check out the Calibre Consulting website here.

If you are interested, please contact: Hayley Urriola -

WSP and Parsons Brinckerhoff  provide services to transform the built environment and restore the natural environment. Their expertise ranges from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transport networks, and from developing the energy sources of the future to enabling new ways of extracting essential resources.

They have approximately 34,000 employees and are based in more than 500 offices across 40 countries worldwide.

You can check out their website here.

If you are interested in a placement please contact: Dan Cunningham -

Indesco has been established as a leading civil engineering consultant for over twenty five years.

During this time the company has worked on both private and public projects and has demonstrated extensive skills and experience in all areas of civil and infrastructure design.

The company prides itself on the quality of its service delivery and has a proven track record of delivering projects on time and within budget.

You can check out their website here.

If you are interested in a placement please contact: Sarah Samsara -